Adrian lewis spitzname
4. Jan. Adrian Lewis ist neuer Darts-Weltmeister. Aber was weiß man sonst über ihn, über sein Verhältnis zu Mentor Phil Taylor, seinen Spitznamen. Adrian Lewis (* Januar in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire) ist ein englischer Dartspieler Sein Spitzname lautet „Jackpot“, diesen erhielt er, weil er in einem Casino in Las Vegas im Jahr den Jackpot von $ am Einarmigen. 3. Febr. Er gehört zu den beliebtesten Darts-Profis - und ist ein guter Freund von Legende Phil Taylor. Doch so haben wir Adrian Lewis, Spitzname.
During his walk on he had beer thrown over him. Lewis proceeded to make it to the final of the Premier League but lost to Gary Anderson after beating Phil Taylor in the semi final in the same night.
Lewis was eliminated in the third round of the U. Open by Terry Jenkins, who took a match. He lost in the semi-finals of the World Matchplay to James Wade.
He hit another perfect 9 dart leg on the 31st July at the European Darts Championships against Raymond van Barneveld during their semi- final match which he won He played Phil Taylor in the final and lost He lost 2 sets to 1 after leading in sets and in legs.
He reached the final of the first players championship in Derby and was defeated by Jamie Caven. In the Crawley Players Championship he was defeated in the final by Paul Nicholson in a hard fought match, he had defeated Ronnie Baxter in the semi final.
Lewis was now under the management of former World Champion Keith Deller and under his guidance he has appeared in several major finals, including his World Championship win.
He almost exited the tournament on multiple occasions, beginning with his first round match against Nigel Heydon.
He trailed and was stung by a wasp during a break on his non-throwing hand, but nevertheless managed to claw his way back to Heydon led in the deciding set, but never had a dart for the match as Lewis won four of the last five legs to avoid an early exit.
More comfortable victories ensued over Robert Thornton and Wayne Jones , with Lewis seemingly heading for the semi-finals as he led Terry Jenkins in the last 8, having only lost 2 legs.
However, his opponent stormed back to level the match, before Lewis rediscovered his form to win the last two sets and clinch a win.
He said after the match that he had "lost his way" during Jenkins' fightback, but was delighted to be in the semi-finals. His semi-final match with James Wade was hailed as one of the greatest comebacks of all time.
Lewis trailed both and , only to win the next 5 sets, including 10 straight legs, to incredibly win and finished with a checkout.
After the semi-final Lewis stated: The match eventually finished at However, Lewis managed to never trail against Hamilton and was a double 12 away from hitting a nine-darter in the final for the second successive year.
Lewis clinched victory with his third attempt at the match winning double and said afterwards he believed he could win 10 World Championship titles.
Lewis has been involved in several controversial matches during his career, including his debut World Championship in During his quarter final with Peter Manley he decided to leave the stage part-way through the match as he alleged Manley had been trying to upset him whilst he was throwing.
In April , when he was playing in his quarter-final match against Kevin Painter at the Holland Masters, he had an argument with him.
This controversy caused him 6 months ban, 4 months suspended, and a fine of pounds. At the World Grand Prix Lewis was playing Gary Anderson in the second round and during the first set the two players exchanged words after Anderson felt Lewis went into the exclusion zone while Anderson was throwing.
Lewis won the match 3—2. Lewis accused Wade of putting off his throw, by "stamping" on the oche. The pair exchaged a brief handshake, which Wade appeared to look reluctant about.
Lewis had also been involved in an incident with Taylor, just 24 hours earlier, during their semi-final match, where Taylor accused Lewis of playing up to the crowd to put him off.
Lewis has also been known to hit 'blind' shots during matches, most notably during attempts. Videos showing him successfully hitting the without looking against Peter Manley and repeatedly failing to do so against Raymond van Barneveld are popular on Youtube.
In Week 6 of the Premier League Lewis faced off against the Scot Gary Anderson in front of a rowdy home crowd in Glasgow, where a couple of audience members threw beer at Lewis during his walk-on and proceeded to throw coins at him whilst he was throwing.
This, however, seemed to distract Anderson more than Lewis, and despite being down, Lewis managed to win the match During the PDC World Darts Championship , both Lewis and his opponent James Wade left the stage with Lewis trailing in sets, after complaining of a 'draft' blowing across the stage.
The 25 minute break seemed to provoke the crowd into heckling Lewis for the remainder of the game, Lewis went on to win the match His first daughter, Myla Niamh was born in August In , within a few days after winning the world championship, he broke up with his girlfriend.
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Major Breakthrough Edit During , Lewis began to produce some promising results including a run to the quarter-finals of the World Matchplay.
Dies war sein erster Sieg über seinen Mentor bei einem Major-Turnier und erst sein dritter Erfolg überhaupt gegen ihn in sechs Jahren, sowie der erste Sieg seit 3 Jahren gegen Taylor.
Im Finale verlor er allerdings gegen James Wade. Er gewann das Finale gegen den Schotten Gary Anderson mit 7: Für den Sieg erhielt Lewis Dort traf er auf seinen Landsmann Andy Hamilton , den er mit 7: Bei der PDC World Darts Championship spielte Lewis nach einem zuvor eher schwächeren Jahr wieder auf höchstem Niveau, was Parallelen zu seinen bisherigen Saisons widerspiegelte, in denen er ebenfalls seine stärkste Form vor allem bei den Weltmeisterschaften zeigte.
Im Viertelfinale dieses Turniers traf er auf Michael van Gerwen , dessen Durchbruch bei ebendiesem Turnier und vor allem in diesem Match gelang.
Beide spielten einen 3-Dart-Average von etwa Punkten, was zu dieser Zeit als besonders stark eingeschätzt wurde.
Für viele gilt es bis heute als das beste WM-Viertelfinale überhaupt. Die Begegnung lebte zudem von ihrer immensen Spannung, beide gewannen ihre Sätze quasi im Gleichschritt.
Beim Stand von 4: Diese verfehlte er jedoch und van Gerwen schaffte daraufhin ein 83er-Finish und das 2: Diesen mentalen Vorteil nutzte van Gerwen dann auch zum Sieg in der Verlängerung 4: Lewis konnte nach einer 15 Spiele-Siegesserie bei Weltmeisterschaften seinen Titel nicht erneut verteidigen, van Gerwen wurde in diesem Jahr Vizeweltmeister.